Dunblane and Bridge of Allan by-election result 2023

The results of the by-election for Ward 3, Dunblane and Bridge of Allan, that was held on 16 March 2023.


The electorate was 11,792.

Number of ballot papers and turnout

The number of ballot papers was 4,498.

The turnout was 38.1%.

There were 26 rejected ballot papers.

The quora of votes for a candidate to be elected was 2,237.


First preference results

Candidate name Party/affiliation Number of first preference votes
Clare Pauline Andrews Scottish Greens 389
Ahsan Khan Scottish National Party (SNP) 1,202
Robin Kleinman Scottish Conservative and Unionist 1,832
Dick Moerman Scottish Liberal Democrats 399
Nickie Willis Scottish Family Party; Pro-Family, Pro-Marriage, Pro-Life 50
David Wilson Scottish Labour Party 600
Total 4,472


Robin Kleinman (Scottish Conservative and Unionist) was elected at stage 6.